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by Bierbaum, Otto Julius, 1865-1910; Behrens, Peter, 1868-1940; Otto von Holten (Firm)
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"Bei Otto v. Holten in Berlin gedruckt im November und Dezember 1898"--Colophon
Smithsonian Libraries
by Straet, Jan van der, 1523-1605, illustrator; Galle, Philippe, 1537-1612, engraver; Collaert, Jan, 1566-1628, engraver; Mallery, Karel van, 1571-approximately 1635, printer of plates
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Engraved title leaf and 19 numbered prints illustrating new inventions and discoveries
Topics: Engraving, Engraving, Belgian, Inventions, Discovery and exploration
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by Germain, Pierre, 1703-1783; Baquoy, Jean Charles, 1721-1777; Caillou, Marguerite, d. 1755; Chereau, Genevieve-Marguerite, d. 1782; Chereau, Jacques-Francʹois, 1742-1794; Pasquier, Jean Jacques, 1718-1785; Roe˜ttiers, Jacques, 1707-1784
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Etched throughout. The plates are chiefly by Jean Jacques Pasquier, some by Jean Charles Baquoy
Topics: Goldwork, Goldwork, Rococo, Silverwork, Silverwork, Rococo, Decoration and ornament, Silverwork,...
Public Library of India
by Anonjnous
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Book from the Archaeological Survey of India Central Archaeological Library, New Delhi Book Number: 39916 Book Title: Indian patterns Book Author: Anonjnous Book Language: English Number of Pages: 98 Publisher: NA Subject: Indian art; Art, History; Indian painting Source URL: http://asi.nic.in/asi_books/39916.pdf Year:
Topics: Archeological Survey, Indian art, Art, History, Indian painting
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Sturm, Jakob, 1771-1848; Illiger, Johann Karl Wilhelm, 1775-1813; Olivier, G. A. (Guillaume Antoine), 1756-1814. Entomologie. Coléoptères. German. Selections; Milcke, T., former owner. DSI
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"Vorrede" in T. 1 is signed at end: Jacob Sturm
Topics: Beetles, Beetles
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by 880-01 Benois, Alexandre, 1870-1960, author
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"Dosvoleno t︠s︡enzuroi︠u︡, S.-Peterburg, 24 okti︠a︡bri︠a︡ 1904"--Title page verso
Topics: Alphabet books, Russian language, Cyrillic alphabet, Decoration and ornament, Illustrated...
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The Library of Congress
by Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome, 121-180; Brown, Walter Lee, 1853-1904, ed
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Title enclosed in ornamental border
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Salviani, Ippolito, 1514-1572; Aretinus, Bernardus, active 1554, illustrator; Lafréry, Antoine, 1512-1577, engraver; Beatrizet, Nicolas, 1507?-1570?, engraver; Harry, Robert R. (Robert Rees), 1926- , former owner. DSI
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statement of responsibility: Hippolyto Saluiano Typhernate Romae medicinam profitente auctore, Romae MDLIIII
Topics: Early works to 1800, Fishes, Aquatic animals, Cephalopoda, Ichthyology, Cooking (Seafood)
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botanicus
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Wellcome Library
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Plates only (some hand-coloured), dated 1816-28, with front. and pictorial t.p. dated 1823
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Vouga, Émilie Pradès, 1840-1909; Burrage, Albert C. (Albert Cameron), 1859-1931, former owner. IGlcB; Damond & Coulin, publisher; Lithographie Coopérative Zürich, lithographer; Massachusetts Horticultural Society, former owner. IGlcB
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statement of responsibility: par Mme. E. Vouga
Topic: Orchids
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statement of responsibility: By John Anderson.
Topic: Zoology
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Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Dresser, H. E. (Henry Eeles), 1838-1915; Keulemans, J. G. (John Gerrard), 1842-1912, lithographer; Hanhart, printer of plates
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The plates are signed: J.G. Keulemans lith.; Hanhart imp
Topic: Bee eaters
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Sharpe, Richard Bowdler, 1847-1909; Wyatt, Claude W. (Claude Wilmott), 1842-1900; Mintern Bros., printer of plates
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Issued in 20 parts (including some double or treble numbers) between Sept. 1885 and Oct. 1894
Topic: Swallows
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Jerdon, T. C. (Thomas Claverhill), 1811-1872; Kistnarajoo, C. V., lithographer; R. E. B., lithographer; Leonard, lithographer; Miller, lithographer; Linn, lithographer; Hunt, Phineas R., 1816-1878, printer; American Mission Press (Madras, India), printer; Reeve Brothers, printer of plates
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Plates variously signed: Printed by Litho. C.V. Kistnarajoo; R.E.B. lith.; Leonard Lith.; Miller Lith; Prel. lith Linn imp.; Reeve Brothers; Reeve (London) imp
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Topics: Birds, Birds
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Royal College of Physicians
by Owen, Richard, 1804-1892; Farre, Arthur, 1811-1887 (Associated Name); Owen, Richard, 1804-1892 (Inscriber); Royal College of Physicians of London
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Aye-aye, Lemur (Genus)
Includes index
Topics: Nurseries (Horticulture), Florida, Catalogs, Tropical plants, Catalogs, Fruit trees, Catalogs,...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Bennett, Edward Turner, 1797-1836; Harvey, William, 1796-1866, ill; Branston, Allen Robert, 1778-1827; Wright, George Thomas; Zoological Society of London
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"The literary department has been superintended by E.T. Bennett ... who has arranged for the press the whole of the materials collected from various and authentic sources"--Introduction
Topics: Tower of London (London, England), Animal behavior, Menageries
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832; Valenciennes, M., 1794-1865, joint author
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Topic: Fishes
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by Stasov, V. V. (Vladimir Vasilʹevich), 1824-1906; Alexander II, Emperor of Russia, 1818-1881; Kartograficheskoe zavedenīe A. Ilʹina
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Added t.p. illustrated in color
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Decoration and ornament, Decoration and ornament
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Smithsonian Libraries
by 880-01 Andō, Hiroshige, 1797-1858
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Title from mikaeshi (v. 1)
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Topics: Ambon Island, Botany, Indonesia, Pre-Linnean works
American Libraries
by Castelnau, Francis, comte de, 1812-1880; Brullé, M. (Gaspard Auguste), 1809-1873; Metcalf Collection (North Carolina State University). NCRS
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"Added engraved title-page."
Topic: Arthropoda
Glasgow School of Art
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Embossed prize stamp of Committee of Council of Education, Science and Art Department national competition to title page.
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Canadian Libraries
by Bowes, Jamieson and Co
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Topics: Bowes, Jamieson and Co, Commercial catalogs, Stoves, Coal -- Catalogs, Stoves, Wood -- Catalogs,...
Queen's University Library
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Topics: Men's clothing, Advertising
botanicus
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Topics: Botany, Pictorial works, Pre-Linnean works, West Indies
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Topic: Trees -- North America
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Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Temminck, C. J. (Coenraad Jacob), 1778-1858; Laugier de Chartrouse, Guillaume Michel Jerôme Meiffren, Baron, 1772-1843; Huet, Nicholas; Prêtre, J. G. (Jean Gabriel), b. 1769; Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788. Histoire naturelle des oiseaux; Library of Congress, former owner. DSI
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statement of responsibility: publié par C.J. Temminck et le baron Meiffren Laugier de Chartrouse ; d'après les dessins de MM. Huet et Prêtre
Topic: Birds
Smithsonian Libraries
by Guérinet, Armand
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Topics: Illustration of books, Illustration of books
botanicus
by Aiton, William,; Bauer, Franz Andreas,; Ehret, Georg Dionysius,; Nicol, George.; Sowerby, James,
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Topics: 1789, Botanical gardens, Catalogs and collections, Copper engraving, England, Graphic media :,...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Wilson, Alexander, 1766-1813; Bonaparte, Charles Lucian, 1803-1857. American ornithology; Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887. Catalogue of North American birds; Ord, George, 1781-1866; Lawson, Alexander, 1773-1846, engraver; Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887, former owner. DSI; Ralph, George Frederick, 1853-, former owner. DSI; Porter & Coates, publisher; Sherman & Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.), printer; Mears & Dusenbery, stereotyper; Pawson & Nicholson, binder. DSI
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statement of responsibility: by Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucian Bonaparte ; with a sketch of the life of Wilson, by George Ord, and a classification of the genera and species of American birds, by Spencer F. Baird
Topics: Birds, Wilson, Alexander, 1766-1813
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by Schott, Gaspar, 1608-1666; Kircher, Athanasius, 1602-1680; Fleischberger, Johann Friedrich; Endter, Johann Andreas; Hertz, Jobst, fl. 1660-1706
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"Prostant Norimbergae apud dictos Endteros."
Topics: Technology, Science
Harvard Botany Libraries
by Duhamel du Monceau, M., 1700-1782; Oelhafen von Schöllenbach, Carl Christoph, 1709-1785
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Translation of: Des semis et plantations des arbres et de leur culture
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[v.1] Minéralogie. Géologie. Races humaines.--[v. 2] Quadrumanes.--[v. 3] Reptiles et poissons, avec la collaboration de m. E. Desmarest.--[v. 4] Crustacés. Mollusques. Zoophytes.--[v. 5-7] Coléoptères, avec la collaboration de m. E. Desmarest.--[v. 8] Annelés.--[v. 9] Papillons.--[v. 10] Papillons nocturnes, avec la collaboration de m. E. Desmarest.--[v. 11-12] Botanique.--[v. 13-18] Oiseaux, avec la collaboration de m. E. Desmarest.--[v. 19] Pachydermes, Ruminants, Édentés, Cétacés,...
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Topic: Natural history -- Dictionaries
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by Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788; Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832
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Imprint varies
Topics: Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788, Natural history, Zoology, Natural history,...
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by Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788; Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832
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Imprint varies
Topics: Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788, Natural history, Zoology, Natural history,...
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Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Winter, Ezra; Ruse, Margaret
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Some of plates are signed: by Ezra Winter or Margaret Ruse. In envelope. Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Design
University of Toronto Preservation and Bindery
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Topic: Decoration and ornament
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by Day, Lewis Foreman, 1845-1910
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Topic: Decoration and ornament
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Shaw, George, 1751-1813; Stephens, James Francis, 1792-1853
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v. 1-2. Mammalia. -- v. 3. Amphibia. -- v. 4-5. Pisces. -- v. 6. Insecta. -- v. 7-14, pt. 1. Aves / by J.F. Stephens. -- v. 14, pt. 2. General index / by G. Shaw and J.F. Stephens
Topics: Zoology, Ornithology
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by Shaw, George, 1751-1813; Stephens, James Francis, 1792-1853
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I-II. Mammalia. 1800-1. - III. Amphibia. 1802. - IV-V. Pisces. 1803-4. - VI. Insecta. 1806. - VII-VIII. Aves. 1809-12. - IX-XIV, pt. 1. Aves by J. F. Stephens. 1815-26. - [XIV, pt. 2] General index to the zoology by G. Shaw and J. F. Stephens. 1826
Topic: Zoology
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Open Source Text Books
by n.a.
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Topics: art history, illustrated, decorative art, art
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The International Harp Archives at Brigham Young University
by Dizi, François-Joseph, 1780-1840; Steibelt, Daniel, 1765-1823
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For harp
Earliest possible date of publication is 1850, but volumes were reissued many times without dates
Topic: Botany
botanicus
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Topic: Orchidaceae
Series title at head of title
Topics: Trees in art, Trees, Landscape drawing, Drawing books, Watercolor painting
2°. 2 dl
Topics: Beschryvinge en curieuse afbeeldingen ..., Plantkunde Indonesië Caribisch gebied Plaatwerken (vorm)
Getty Research Institute
by Nicéron, Jean François, 1613-1646; Mersenne, Marin, 1588-1648. Optique et la catoptrique; Daret, Pierre, 1604-1678; Blanchin, Jean, b. ca. 1594; Lasne, Michel, ca. 1590-1667; Du Puis, Jean, 1633-1675; Veuve de François Langlois, 17th cent
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Added engraved t.p. by Pierre Daret that appeared in the original ed. of 1638, with imprint re-engraved. Port. of Nicéron by Michel Lasne. The [51] leaves of plates represent 50 plates by Jean Blanchin after Nicéron (one double page), bearing LXXIV figures. In-text woodcut figures. Head- and tail-pieces, initials
Topics: Perspective, Optics, Physical
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by La Serre, M. de (Jean-Puget), ca. 1600-1665; Galle, Cornelis, 1576-1650; Pauli, Andries, 1600-1639
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Engraved t.-p. by Cornelis Galle with port. of Marie de Médicis. Four full-page etchings, 2 signed by Andries Pauli. They comprise a frontispiece depicting Marie and her children in a family tree and 3 ill. of her entries into Mons, Brussels & Antwerp
Topics: Marie de Médicis, Queen, consort of Henry IV, King of France, 1573-1642, Ceremonial entries
Winterthur Museum Library
by Matthews & Willard Co. (Waterbury, Conn.)
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Topics: Brass work--Catalogs, Advertising cards, Trade catalogs--Brass work